Island Living Shapes a Siesta Key Retreat in Sarasota

Little Sarasota bay sets the stage for this couple’s dream home on Siesta Key in Sarasota, Fla. The main design objective was to create a casually elegant space ideal for waterfront entertaining with...

Earthy Modern Style Reimagines An Admiral Cove Estate in Jupiter

During the 1990s, mediterranean-style residences were in high demand. More than a decade later, demand for a simpler and more modern architecture grew as the desire for Old World homes dwindled. “The primary challenge...

Coastal Modern Embraces the Outdoors in Palm Beach

When previous clients of design and architecture firm Workshop/APD asked principal Andrew Kotchen to “update” the interior of their 10,000-square-foot Palm Beach home, the project turned out to be a full interior renovation. The...

Soft Tones Pair With Rich Woods in Hallandale Beach

Striking a balance  between luxury and relatability isn’t always easy to accomplish. This homeowner’s dream home falls somewhere between the two. She was looking for contemporary comfortable elegance — a vision that embodies a...

A Las Olas Penthouse Stuns with Contemporary Style

On the scenic shore of sunset lake in fort Lauderdale’s affluent Las Olas community, this exclusive eight-unit residence project was specifically designed to become an empty-nester couple’s dream come true. And interior designer Nick...

Coconut Grove is Home to Minimalist Grand Bay Condo

After designing homes for her myriad of clients, interior designer Carmen Alcaraz Gomes turned a creative eye to her own condo on the 12th floor in one of the two iconic twisted towers of Grove...

Contemporary and Traditional Blend in Vero Beach

As every classic love story teaches, when you’ve found “the one,” you should never let them go. This can also be true of interior designers. When a couple from Chicago, Ill., hired local designer Jennifer Greer...

Green Design Styles A Courtyard Home In Orlando

When award-winning architect, interior designer and builder Phil Kean saw this unique, nearly one-acre property facing a lake with golf course views as a backdrop, he knew he had found the perfect site to...

Nautical Inspirations Anchor a Breezy Delray Beach Lifestyle

When Florida homeowners Randy and Lennie Smith decided to downsize, they eventually found their dream home on the Intracoastal Waterway in Delray Beach, Fla. “First we sold our large home and then purchased a...

Organic Balances Modern on Palm City’s Riverfront

From its stacked marble street-front facade to its indoor presentation of magnificent reclaimed woods, this newly built 5,000-square-foot Palm City house in the Floridian National Golf Club balances chic modern forms with timeless organic...

Gem Tones Color a Fort Lauderdale Home

Simple doesn’t have to mean boring. For one South Florida family, it means keeping interiors uncomplicated to fully enjoy the beauty of the lush landscape beyond. This sophisticated 6,000-square-foot waterfront home is located just...

Architectural Intelligence Shapes Sensational Las Olas Style

The Intracoastal Waterway became the perfect place to relocate with breathtaking views that set the stage for one couple’s lifestyle usually found only in dreams. Beginning with a waterfront lot, interior designers Brett Sugerman...

A Cool and Casual Oceanfront Estate Calls Hobe Sound Home

When interior designer Jackie Armour first visited her clients’ new home in Hobe Sound, Fla., she found a Bermuda-style villa with classic proportions situated on one of two adjoining properties they had purchased on...

Art Meets Palm Beach Contemporary

To work on a residence with museum quality artwork is a design professional’s dream come true. That was the case when North Palm Beach-based interior designer Allison Paladino and lead designer Zita Rudd began...

Timeless Style Shapes An Urban Farmhouse in Maitland

Interior designer Brianna Sheehan and her husband, builder and developer Ryan Sheehan, have had more than a few new beginnings in recent years, and all in fairy tale order. First, a wedding; second, a...

Relax in a Contemporary Bal Harbour Vacation Condo

When designer Fede Teran takes on a project it’s as if he’s creating an extension of himself. Naturally, when it comes time for him to hand it over to his clients, he feels as if...

Palm Beach Gardens Estate Celebrates Contemporary Living

Stylishly poised among the lush surroundings encompassing the luxurious Old Palm Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., this lavish custom estate was designed on one of the last premier lots available within this...

Key Largo Retreat Blends Mid-Century Modern With Tropical Design

When interior designer Gil Walsh, and architect Tim Slawson and his project manager Susan Nielsen met with a couple who had acquired a vintage 1978 Key Largo, Fla., home in the community of Ocean Reef,...

Vision and Style in the Polo Club of Boca Raton

Location, location, location … despite opportunities to purchase or build their new home anywhere, the owners of what would become a 7,000-square-foot contemporary showplace knew just where they wanted to live. And it’s right...

Resort-Style Vibe at Golden Oak in Disney

Traditionally, interior design takes into consideration such elements as form, balance, color, texture and shape, but at Golden Oak in the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Fla., the use of a “Hidden Mickey”...

Traditional Lends A Celestial Feel in Naples

When the owners of this 8,000-square-foot Regent at Park Shore condo in Naples, hired interior designer Edward Gary Shanabarger to stage their dining room for a dinner party, he artfully arranged a transparent all-glass...